Singapore Math Common Core Edition debuts at NCTM Conference
I've just returned from an invigorating week at the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM) and National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) conferences in New Orleans. Expect some posts soon that will share interesting things that I learned. Common Core Edition of Primary Mathematics First off, the new Common Core aligned editions of Primary Mathematics were available at the Singapore Math, Inc.® booth and they looked great! If you're currently using the California Standards Edition of Primary Mathematics, don't panic! … [Keep Reading...]
Seeking Singapore Math training in Hawaii?
Are you a school on the Big Island that would like to take part in a two day Singapore Math training? You don't necessarily need to be using the curriculum, just interested in supplementing or using strategies from Singapore Math. If so, I have a school that would like to pair with with you and share the costs. They're looking to host the two-day session sometime from the last week of July through August 5th. If that fits your schedule and plans, email Cassy (at) singaporemathsource.com and I'll hook you up. … [Keep Reading...]
Making Math Masters
My students love math class. In fact, many will tell you math is their favorite subject. Why? They’ll tell you it’s because Singapore math is fun. I’d say it’s because once they understand how math works, they become confident in their abilities. So what exactly is Singapore math? Wait, math from Singapore? Isn’t that … [Keep Reading...]
Singapore Math® iPad Apps
As a math-lover and techie, I bought an iPad immediately after its release and eagerly set about filling it to capacity with tools that might help students master number sense. My iPad has hundreds of math apps; some free, but many that I've paid up to $9.99 to download. AT BER's Math Conferences, I present a session entitled, "The Best iPad … [Keep Reading...]